Decision Analysis Applications References


This web page contains references from James L. Corner and Craig W. Kirkwood, ``Decision Analysis Applications in the Operations Research Literature, 1970--1989,'' Operations Research, Vol. 39, No. 2, pp. 206--219 (March-April 1991). 

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Journals Surveyed  [Return to topics list]

The following journals were exhaustively reviewed from 1970 through 1989 to determine decision analysis application articles (numbers in parentheses are the number of application articles identified in each journal):

Articles Listed By Application Area  [Return to topics list]

  1. Energy  [Return to topics list]

  2. Bidding: Bell (1984), Dyer and Lorber (1982), Sarin, Sicherman, and Nair (1978).

    Product and Project Selection: Crawford, Huntzinger, and Kirkwood (1978), Kirkwood and Sarin (1985), Madden, Hyrnick, and Hodde (1983), Peerenboom, Buehring, and Joseph (1989).

    Regulation: Judd and Weissenberger (1982), Lathrop and Watson (1982), Lincoln and Rubin (1979), Keeney and Smith (1982), von Winterfeldt (1982).

    Site Selection: Allett (1986), Gregory and Lichtenstein (1987), Hobbs (1980), Hosseini (1986), Keeney (1979), Keeney (1987), Kirkwood (1982), Merkhofer and Keeney (1987).

    Technology Choice: Golabi, Kirkwood, and Sicherman (1981), Keeney and Sicherman (1983), Keeney, Lathrop, and Sicherman (1986), North and Stengel (1982).
     
     

  3. Manufacturing and Services  [Return to topics list]

  4. Budget Allocation: Brooks and Kirkwood (1988), Keefer and Kirkwood (1978), Ozernoy, Smith, and Sicherman (1981).

    Product Planning: Longbottom (1973), Phillips (1982), Ronen and Pliskin (1981), Smallwood and Morris (1980).

    Strategy: Digman (1980), Dyer and Lund (1982), Higgins (1982), Lock (1982), Ulvila, Brown, and Packard (1977).

    Miscellaneous: Belton (1985), Wells (1982), Winter (1985), Wooler (1982).
     
     

  5. Medical  [Return to topics list]

  6. Alemi and Agliato (1989), Betaque and Gorry (1971), Bodily (1977), Clarke (1987), Forst (1974), Fryback and Keeney (1983), Mehrez and Gafni (1987), Pliskin, Ronen, and Feldman (1987), Pliskin, Shepard and Weinstein (1980), Ronen, Pliskin, and Feldman (1984), Sanchez de Rivera (1980), Shachtman (1980), Torrance, Boyle, and Horwood (1982), Venta and Venta (1987), Zalkind and Shachtman (1983)
     
     

  7. Public Policy  [Return to topics list]

  8. Standard Setting: Anandalingam (1987), Anandalingam (1989), Edwards (1977), Harvey (1983), Jensen, Tome, and Darby (1989), Keeney and Ozernoy (1982), Ulvila and Snider (1980), van Steen (1987).

    Miscellaneous: Anandalingam and Olsson (1989), Bodily (1978), Chen, et al. (1979), Cohan, et al. (1984), Edwards and von Winterfeldt (1987), Manne, Richels, and Weyant (1979), Peck (1980), Sarin (1983), Ulvila (1987), Ulvila (1988), Ulvila and Seaver (1982), Wenstop and Carlsen (1988).
     
     

  9. General  [Return to topics list]

  10. Dalkey (1981), Dyer and Miles (1976), Farmer (1987), Janssen and Daniel (1984), Longbottom and Wade (1973), Heian and Gale (1988), Luna and Reid (1986), Pearman (1987), Pollock and Chen (1986).


Articles Addressing Methodological and Implementation Issues   [Return to topics list]

  1. Problem Structuring/Formulation  [Return to topics list]

  2. Anandalingam (1987), Anandalingam (1989), Anandalingam and Olsson (1989), Belton (1985), Betaque and Gorry (1971), Bodily (1977), Dyer and Lorber (1982), Dyer and Lund (1982), Dyer and Miles (1976), Edwards and von Winterfeldt (1987), Fryback and Keeney (1983), Keeney (1979), Keeney and Sicherman (1983), Keeney and Smith (1982), Kirkwood (1982), Merkhofer and Keeney (1987), North and Stengel (1982), Ozernoy, Smith, and Sicherman (1981), Peerenboom, Buehring, and Joseph (1989), Smallwood and Morris (1980), Ulvila and Snider (1980), van Steen (1987), Wenstop and Carlsen (1988), Wooler (1982).
     
     

  3. Decision Trees  [Return to topics list]

  4. Alemi and Agliato (1989), Bell (1984), Betaque and Gorry (1971), Chen, et. al. (1979), Clarke (1987), Cohan, et. al. (1984), Crawford, Huntzinger, and Kirkwood (1978), Digman (1980), Hosseini (1986), Judd and Weissenberger (1982), Janssen and Daniel (1984), Jensen, Tome, and Darby (1989), Keeney (1987), Keeney, Lathrop, and Sicherman (1986), Keeney and Ozernoy (1982), Kirkwood (1982), Luna and Reid (1986), Madden, Hyrnick, and Hodde (1983), Manne, Richels, and Weyant (1979), North and Stengel (1982), Peck (1980), Phillips (1982), Pliskin, Ronen, and Feldman (1987), Ronen and Pliskin (1981), Ronen, Pliskin, and Feldman (1984), Sanchez de Rivera (1980), Sarin (1983), Shachtman (1980), Smallwood and Morris (1980), Ulvila (1987), Ulvila, Brown and Packard (1977), Venta and Venta (1987), von Winterfeldt (1982), Wells (1982), Winter (1985), Zalkind and and Shachtman (1983)
     
     

  5. Probability Assessment  [Return to topics list]

  6. Betaque and Gorry (1971), Crawford, Huntzinger, and Kirkwood (1978), Dalkey (1981), Hosseini (1986), Jensen, Tome, and Darby (1989), Keefer and Kirkwood (1978), Keeney, Lathrop, and Sicherman (1986), Keeney and Sicherman (1983), Longbottom (1973), Madden, Hyrnick, and Hodde (1983), North and Stengel (1982), Ronen and Pliskin (1981), Sanchez de Rivera (1980), Ulvila (1987), Ulvila, Brown, and Packard (1977).
     
     

  7. Utility Assessment  [Return to topics list]

  8. Anandalingam (1989), Anandalingam and Olsson (1989), Betaque and Gorry (1971), Bodily (1978), Brooks and Kirkwood (1988), Crawford, Huntzinger, and Kirkwood (1978), Dyer and Lorber (1982), Dyer and Lund (1982), Dyer and Miles (1976), Edwards (1977), Farmer (1987), Fryback and Keeney (1983), Golabi, Kirkwood, and Sicherman (1981), Keefer and Kirkwood (1978), Keeney (1979), Keeney, Lathrop, and Sicherman (1986), Keeney and Sicherman (1983), Keeney and Smith (1982), Kirkwood (1982), Merkhofer and Keeney (1987), Pliskin, Ronen and Feldman (1987), Pliskin, Shepard, and Weinstein (1980), Ronen and Pliskin (1981), Ronen, Pliskin, and Feldman (1984), Sanchez de Rivera (1980), Torrance, Boyle, and Horwood (1982), van Steen (1987), Zalkind and Shachtman (1983).
     
     

  9. Communication/Facilitation  [Return to topics list]

  10. Alemi and Agliato (1989), Belton (1985), Chen, et. al. (1979), Dyer and Lund (1982), Dyer and Miles (1976), Edwards and von Winterfeldt (1987), Gregory and Lichtenstein (1987), Keefer and Kirkwood (1978), Keeney (1987), Lock (1982), Madden, Hyrnick, and Hodde (1983), Merkhofer and Keeney (1987), Peck (1980), Peerenboom, Buehring, and Joseph (1989), Phillips (1982), Pollock and Chen (1986), Smallwood and Morris (1980), Ulvila (1988), Ulvila, Brown, and Packard (1977), Ulvila and Snider (1980), Wells (1982), Wenstop and Carlsen (1988), Winter (1985).
     
     

  11. Group Decision Making  [Return to topics list]

  12. Bodily (1978), Dyer and Miles (1976), Edwards (1977), Edwards and von Winterfeldt (1987), Golabi, Kirkwood, and Sicherman (1981), Keeney, Lathrop, and Sicherman (1986), Lathrop and Watson (1982), Lincoln and Rubin (1979), Sarin (1983), Sarin, Sicherman, and Nair (1978), Torrance, Boyle, and Horwood (1982), Ulvila and Snider (1980), von Winterfeldt (1982).


References by Author  [Return to topics list]

Alemi, F., and J. Agliato. 1989. Restricting Patients' Choices of Physicians: A Decision Analytic Evaluation of Costs. Interfaces, Vol. 19, No. 2, 20--28.

Allett, E. J. 1986. Environmental Impact Assessment and Decision Analysis.The Journal of the Operational Research Society, Vol. 37, 901--910.

Amemiya, T. 1981. Qualitative Response Models: A Survey. Journal of Economic Literature, Vol. 19, 1483--1536.

Anandalingam, G. 1987. A Multiple Criteria Decision Analytic Approach For Evaluating Acid Rain Policy Choices. European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 29, 336--352.

Anandalingam, G. 1989. A Multiagent Multiattribute Approach for Conflict Resolution in Acid Rain Impact Mitigation. IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Vol. 19, 1142--1153.

Anandalingam, G., and C. E. Olsson. 1989. A Multi-Stage Multi-Attribute Decision Model for Project Selection. European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 43, 271--283.

Bell, D. E. 1984. Bidding for the S.S.Kuniang. Interfaces, Vol. 14, No. 2, 17--23.

Bell, D. E., R. L. Keeney, and H. Raiffa (Editors). 1977. Conflicting Objectives in Decisions. Wiley, Chichester, United Kingdom.

Belton, V. 1985. The Use of a Simple Multiple-Criteria Model to Assist in Selection From a Shortlist. The Journal of the Operational Research Society Vol. 36, 265--274.

Ben-Akiva, M., and S. R. Lerman. 1985. Discrete Choice Analysis: Theory and Applications to Travel Demand. MIT Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Betaque, N. E., and G. A. Gorry. 1971. Automating Judgmental Decision Making For A Serious Medical Problem. Management Science, Vol. 17, B-421--B-434.

Bodily, S. E. 1977. A Multiattribute Decision Analysis for the Level of Frozen Blood Utilization. IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, And Cybernetics, Vol. SMC-7, 683--694.

Bodily, S. 1978. Police Sector Design Incorporating Preferences of Interest Groups For Equality and Efficiency. Management Science, Vol. 24, 1301--1313.

Brooks, D. G., and C. W. Kirkwood. 1988. Decision Analysis to Select A Microcomputer Networking Strategy: A Procedure and a Case Study. The Journal of the Operational Research Society, Vol. 39, 23--32.

Celona, J., and P. McNamee. 1988. SUPERTREE User's Guide, Second Edition. Strategic Decisions Group, Menlo Park, CA.

Chen, K., J. C. Mathes, K. Jarboe, and J. Wolfe. 1979. Value Oriented Social Decision Analysis: Enhancing Mutual Understanding to Resolve Public Policy Issues. IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Vol. SMC-9, 567--580.

Cheung, D. C., and C. W. Kirkwood. 1989. EXPRESSION TREE: A Decision Tree Analyzer with Variables and Expressions. Technical Report DIS 88/89-9, Department of Decision and Information Systems, College of Business, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.

Clarke, J. 1987. The Application of Decision Analysis to Clinical Medicine.Interfaces, Vol. 17, 27--34.

Cohan, D., S. M. Haas, D. L. Radloff, and R. F. Yancik. 1984. Using Fire in Forest Management: Decision Making Under Uncertainty. Interfaces, Vol. 14, 8--19.

Committee On the Next Decade in Operations Research (CONDOR). 1988. Operations Research: The Next Decade. Operations Research, Vol. 36, 619--637.

Crawford, D. M., B. C. Huntzinger, and C. W. Kirkwood. 1978. Multiobjective Decision Analysis for Transmission Conductor Selection.Management Science, Vol. 24, 1700--1709.

Dalkey, N. C. 1981. A Case Study of a Decision Analysis: Hamlet's Soliloquy.Interfaces, Vol. 11, No. 5, 45--49.

Dawes, R. M. 1988. Rational Choice in an Uncertain World. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, San Diego.

Digman, L. A. 1980. A Decision Analysis of the Airline Coupon Strategy.Interfaces, Vol. 10, No. 2, 97--101.

Dyer, J. S., and H. W. Lorber. 1982. The Multiattribute Evaluation of Program-Planning Contractors. Omega, Vol. 10, 673--678.

Dyer, J. S., and R. N. Lund. 1982. Tinker Toys and Christmas Trees: Opening a New Merchandising Package for Amoco Oil Company. Interfaces, Vol. 12, No. 6, 38--52.

Dyer, J. S., and R. F. Miles, Jr. 1976. An Actual Application of Collective Choice Theory to the Selection of Trajectories for the Mariner Jupiter/Saturn 1977 Project. Operations Research, Vol. 24, 220--244.

Edwards, W. 1977. How to Use Multiattribute Utility Measurement for Social Decision Making. IEEE Transactions on Man, Systems, and Cybernetics, Vol. SMC-7, 326--340.

Edwards, W., and D. von Winterfeldt. 1987. Public Values in Risk Debates.Risk Analysis, Vol. 7, 141--158.

Farmer, T. A. 1987. Testing the Robustness of Multiattribute Utility Theory in an Applied Setting. Decision Sciences, Vol. 18, 178--193.

Forst, B. E. 1974. Decision Analysis and Medical Malpractice. Operations Research, Vol. 22, 1--12.

French, S. 1989. Readings in Decision Analysis. Chapman and Hall, London.

Fryback, D. G., and R. L. Keeney. 1983. Constructing a Complex Judgmental Model: An Index of Trauma Severity. Management Science, Vol. 29, 869--883.

Golabi, K., C. W. Kirkwood, and A. Sicherman. 1981. Selecting a Portfolio of Solar Energy Projects Using Multiattribute Preference Theory.Management Science, Vol. 27, 174--189.

Gregory, R., and S. Lichtenstein. 1987. A Review of the High-Level Nuclear Waste Repository Siting Analysis. Risk Analysis, Vol. 7, 219--223.

Harvey, C. M. 1983. Cost-Benefit Study of a Proposed Daylight Running Lights Safety Programme. The Journal of the Operational Research Society, Vol. 34, 37--43.

Heian, B. C., and J. R. Gale. 1988. Mortgage Selection Using a Decision-Tree Approach: An Extension. Interfaces, Vol. 18, No. 4, 72--83.

Higgins, J. C. 1982. Decision-Making at Board Level Using Decision Analysis: Two Case Studies. The Journal of the Operational Research Society, Vol. 33, 319--326.

Hobbs, B. F. 1980. A Comparison of Weighting Methods in Power Plant Siting. Decision Sciences, Vol. 11, 725--737.

Holloway, C. A. 1979. Decision Making Under Uncertainty: Models and Choices. Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ.

Hosseini, J. 1986. Decision Analysis and Its Application in the Choice Between Two Wildcat Oil Ventures. Interfaces, Vol. 16, No. 2, 75--85.

Howard, D. A. 1988. Decision Analysis: Practice and Promise. Management Science, Vol. 34, 679--695.

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Janssen, C. T. L., and T. E. Daniel. 1984. A Decision Theory Example in Football. Decision Sciences, Vol. 15, 253--259.

Jensen, D. D., A. E. Tome, and W. P. Darby. 1989. Applying Decision Analysis to Determine the Effect of Smoke Detector Laws on Fire Loss in the United States. Risk Analysis, Vol. 9, 79--89.

Judd, B. R., and S. Weissenberger. 1982. A Systematic Approach to Nuclear Safeguards Decision-Making. Management Science, Vol. 28, 289--302.

Keefer, D. L., and S. E. Bodily. 1983. Three-Point Approximations for Continuous Random Variables. Management Science, Vol. 29, 595--609.

Keefer, D. L., and C. W. Kirkwood. 1978. A Multiobjective Decision Analysis: Budget Planning for Product Engineering. The Journal of the Operational Research Society, Vol. 29, 435--442.

Keeney, R. L. 1977. The Art of Assessing Multiattribute Utility Functions.Organizational Behavior and Human Performance, Vol. 19, 267--310.

Keeney, R. L. 1979. Evaluation of Proposed Storage Sites. Operations Research, Vol. 27, 48--64.

Keeney, R. L. 1982. Decision Analysis: An Overview. Operations Research, Vol. 30, 803--838.

Keeney, R. L. 1987. An Analysis of the Portfolio of Sites to Characterize for Selecting a Nuclear Repository. Risk Analysis, Vol. 7, 195--218.

Keeney, R. L. 1988. Building Models of Values. European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 37, 149--157.

Keeney, R. L., J. F. Lathrop, and A. Sicherman. 1986. An Analysis of Baltimore Gas and Electric Company's Technology Choice. Operations Research, Vol. 34, 18--39.

Keeney, R. L., and V. M. Ozernoy. 1982. An Illustrative Analysis of Ambient Carbon Monoxide Standards. The Journal of the Operational Research Society, Vol. 33, 365--375.

Keeney, R. L., and H. Raiffa. 1976. Decisions with Multiple Objectives: Preferences and Value Tradeoffs. John Wiley and Sons, New York.

Keeney, R. L., and A. Sicherman. 1983. Illustrative Comparison of One Utility's Coal and Nuclear Choices. Operations Research, Vol. 31, 50--83.

Keeney, R. L., and G. R. Smith. 1982. Structuring Objectives for Evaluating Possible Nuclear Material Control and Accounting Regulations.IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Vol. SMC-12, 743--750.

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Kirkwood, C. W. 1982. A Case History of Nuclear Power Plant Site Selection.The Journal of the Operational Research Society, Vol. 33, 353--363.

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Kirkwood, C. W., and R. K. Sarin. 1985. Ranking With Partial Information: A Method and an Application. Operations Research, Vol. 33, 38--48.

Krischer, J. P. 1980. An Annotated Bibliography of Decision Analytic Applications to Health Care. Operations Research, Vol. 28, 97--113.

Lathrop, J. W., and S. R. Watson. 1982. Decision Analysis for the Evaluation of Risk in Nuclear Waste Management. The Journal of the Operational Research Society, Vol. 33, 407--418.

Lincoln, D. R., and E. S. Rubin. 1979. Cross-Media Environmental Impacts of Coal-Fired Power Plants: An Approach Using Multi-Attribute Utility Theory.IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Vol. SMC-9, 285--289.

Lock, A. R. 1982. A Strategic Business Decision With Multiple Criteria: The Bally Men's Shoe Problem. The Journal of the Operational Research Society, Vol. 33, 327--332.

Longbottom, D. A. 1973. The Application of Decision Analysis to a New Product Planning Decision. Operational Research Quarterly, Vol. 24, 9--17.

Longbottom, D., and G. Wade. 1973. An Investigation into the Application of Decision Analysis in United Kingdom Companies. Omega, Vol. 1, 207--215.

Luna, R. E., and R. A. Reid. 1986. Mortgage Selection Using a Decision Tree Approach. Interfaces, Vol. 16, No. 3, 73--81

Madden, T. J., M. S. Hyrnick, and J. A. Hodde. 1983. Decision Analysis Used to Evaluate Air Quality Control Equipment for Ohio Edison Company.Interfaces, Vol. 13, No. 1, 66--75.

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Merkhofer, M. W. 1987. Quantifying Judgmental Uncertainty: Methodology, Experiences, and Insights. IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Vol. SMC-17, 741--752.

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North, D. W., and D. N. Stengel. 1982. Decision Analysis of Program Choices in Magnetic Fusion Energy Development. Management Science, Vol. 28, 276--288.

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von Winterfeldt, D. 1982. Setting Standards for Offshore Oil Discharges: A Regulatory Decision Analysis. Operations Research, Vol. 30, 867--886.

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Wells, G. E. 1982. The Use of Decision Analysis in Imperial Group.The Journal of the Operational Research Society, Vol. 33, 313--318.

Wenstop, F. E., and A. J. Carlsen. 1988. Ranking Hydroelectric Power Projects with Multicriteria Decision Analysis. Interfaces, Vol. 18, No. 4, 36--48.

Winter, F. W. 1985. An Application of Computerized Decision Tree Models in Management-Union Bargaining. Interfaces, Vol. 15, No. 2, 74--80.

Wooler, S. 1982. A Decision Aid for Structuring and Evaluating Career Choice Options. The Journal of the Operational Research Society, Vol. 33, 343--351.

Zalkind, D. L., and R. H. Shachtman. 1983. A Method to Determine a Non-Economic Personal Value of Life. The Journal of the Operational Research Society, Vol. 34, 145--153. 


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